Aluminum Alloy 8079 Data Sheet

ALUMINUM ALLOY 8079 GENERAL DESCRIPTION :

What is Alloy 8079?

The 8079 aluminum alloy is known for its processability through brazing, welding, or riveting, and natural corrosion resistance. It offers excellent moisture and gas resistance, flavor preservation, and stability across a wide temperature range. Widely used in food packaging, pharmaceutical packaging, and automotive components, it also boasts superior electrical conductivity and light shielding properties.

Main Alloy Chemistry Typical

Element

Si

Fe

Cu

Mn

Zn

Others

Al

Maximum Content

0.05 - 0.3

0.7

0.05 - 0.3

0.05

0.1

0.15

Remainder

TYPICAL MECHANICAL DATA for 8079 ALUMINUM

Physical Performance Indicators

Tensile Strength (MPa)

Yield Strength (Mpa)

Elongation (%)

8079 - H14

150

120

2

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Product Capacities of Alloy 8079

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